Latest by Kent Jackson

Published on July 29, 2018 - Page 28
The (Hazleton) Standard-Speaker ECKLEY (AP) — A house at 104 Main St. has an unpainted porch and bare-board siding typical of an old miner’s home,...
Published on January 3, 2018 - Page 8
The (Hazleton) Standard-Speaker ECKLEY (AP) — Fame came late to Eckley. The village was 114 years old before Hollywood discovered it. In 1968,...
Published on February 23, 2017 - Page 7
Hazleton Standard-Speaker HAZLETON (AP) — Only 18 percent of anglers in Pennsylvania are women, and they drop out of the sport faster than men, the...
Published on November 12, 2016 - Page 9
FREELAND — Henry “Hank” Zielinski scanned a landscape that seems otherworldly: black, barren and bumpy with mounds of coal and rock. Bulldozers...
Published on February 12, 2013 - Page 11
HAZLETON — Hazleton is a different city from seven years ago when national news crews arrived and crowds lined up outside City Hall to shout opinions...